The SMG Fast Track Learning Episodes​​

Level One: Just Getting Started? Check out Episodes 1-4 That will guide Teachers and Students from Registration, Classroom Management, Startup Lessons and the Rules of The Stock Market Game. 


 Episode #1  SMG Registration As Easy As 1-2-3

                       https://vimeo.com/237276613

                         SMG As Easy As 1-2-3.docx

         SMG Classroom Fast Track Episode 1 Registration .pptx


Episode #2   Start Here Teacher Support Center

                       https://vimeo.com/237405902

                    Teacher_Support_Center.279103555.pdf

         SMG Classroom Fast Track Episode #2 Start Here TSC.pptx


Episode #3  Target Lessons Before , During & After SMG

                       https://vimeo.com/237426844

        SMG Classroom Fast Track Episode #3 Target Lessons Before, During & After SMG.pptx


Episode #4  SMG Know The Rules

                       https://vimeo.com/237441958

         SMG Classroom Fast Track Episode #4 SMG Know The Rules.pptx


Level Two: Ready to start Research & Trading? Teachers & Students learn the basics of Fundamental & Technical Stock Analysis, understanding the Team Portfolio and how to execute your first Trades. 


Episode #5 Student Introduction to Research

                       https://vimeo.com/237576659

               SMG Fundamental Analysis Chart .docx

                 SMG Technical Analysis Chart .docx

         SMG Classroom Fast Track Episode #5 Student Introduction to Research.pptx


Episode #6 Team Portfolio Pages Navigation & Understanding 

                          https://vimeo.com/237596163

          SMG Classroom Fast Track Episode #6 Team Portfolio Navigation & Understanding .pptx


Episode #7 Let's Trade Today! 

                       https://vimeo.com/237814582

                                enteringatrade.pdf

         Chris Anderson's Buy What You Know! .docx

                    Pick 5 Buy What You Know.docx

​                  SMG March Madness 2017 (2).pdf

          SMG Classroom Fast Track Episode #7 Let's Trade Today!.pptx


Level Three: Ready to go above & beyond!  Teachers & Students will Win with Diversification, Weekly Team and Market analysis and participate in the InvestWrite Essay Competition, Invest It Forward and The Capitol Hill Challenge.


Episode #8 Winning With Diversification

                       https://vimeo.com/237825422

       Mutual Fund & ETF Breakdown Comparison.docx

                    SMG Fall:Spring Portfolio Builder.docx

           SMG Classroom Fast Track Episode #8 Winning With Diversification.pptx


Episode #9 Rankings & Weekly  Team Analysis

                          https://vimeo.com/237941314

             SMG Classroom Fast Track Episode #9 Rankings & Weekly Team Analysis.pptx


Episode #10 Connections to InvestWrite, Invest It Forward 

​                        & Capitol Hill Challenge 

        https://vimeo.com/album/4803902/video/237953959

             SMG Classroom Fast Track Episode #10 Connections to Invest It Forward, InvestWrite & Capitol Hill Challenge.pptx


                       The Fast Track Album Collection! 

                     https://vimeo.com/album/4803902



Webinar Topics and Schedule for Fall 2019

1. SMG Basics (30 min) – Getting Started, Teacher Support Center, & student portfolios
2. Basic Company Research (30 min) - using Yahoo and Nasdaq, basic terminology and company headlines will be reviewed
3. Winning with Diversification (30 min) – strategies for building a diversified portfolio with stocks, bonds, ETF’s and mutual funds.
4. Let’s Trade Today! (30 min) - A quick overview of the SMG portfolio and how to get Stock Market Game students trading in their portfolio.
5. Weekly Portfolio Analysis (30 min) – team analysis of major indexes and portfolio holdings     
6. Handling Market Volatility (30 min) – strategies for teams to invest in Bull or Bear markets  


Download Link to Schedule here!   2019 SMG Fall Webinar Schedule .docx



                                                






      Getting Started with SMG! 

​http://www.stockmarketgame.org

       Colorado, Florida, Maine, 

       New Hampshire 2019-2020

               Register Today! 


Teaching Investing 

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/start-teaching-children-investing-164343758.html


  Join in The SMG Learning!!! 

           CO, FL, ME, NH​​

               Teachers Fall Prep 

   September 9 - September 27, 2019

            Year-Long Competitive 

  September 16, 2019 - April 10, 2020

          Fall 10 Week Competitive 

      October 7, - December 13, 2019

  Year-Long Diversification Challenge

      October 15 - April 10, 2020

         Teachers Mid- Year Prep

    January 6, 2020 - January 24, 2020

       Spring 10 Week Competitive 

    February 3, 2020 - April 10, 2020

             Spring Enrichment 1 

     February 24 - May 15, 2020

​             Spring Enrichment 2

          March 17 - June 5, 2020

             Spring Enrichment 3

           April 14 - June 5, 2020


SMG Programs

https://www.sifma.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/about-the-sifma-foundation.pdf


Top Sites for Stocks, ETF's, Mutual Funds and Bonds Research! 

​http://www.google.com/finance

http://www.nasdaq.com

http://www.cnbc.com

http://www.yahoofinance.com

http://www.seekingalpha.com


The #InvestItForward volunteers from @EdwardJones @MarshGlobal & @RaymondJames inspired teachers and students alike at the Florida South #SMGAwards2019 hosted by @FloridaAtlantic. Better than our words are those of one of our teachers [😀]

Welcome to Wicked Smart Investments!       

Please see Chris Anderson's Fast Track Episodes ! 

STOCK MARKET GAME COORDINATOR for MICHIGAN, IOWA, INDIANA and OREGON 
"Creating Young Investors, One at a Time”

WWW.SMGMAN-MI.ORG

                        Colorado SMG Awards 

                                     Charles Schwab

                      Lone Tree, Colorado  May 8, 2019

2019 Recorded Webinars 


Fall New! 

Winning with Diversification 

9-11-2019

https://vimeo.com/359438058


Winning with Diversification

8-15-2019

​https://vimeo.com/354095744


Handling Market Volatility

8-27-2019

​https://vimeo.com/356399218


Capitol Hill Challenge III

​https://vimeo.com/330996630


https://vimeo.com/328394577


Capitol Hill Challenge II

https://vimeo.com/325781616


https://vimeo.com/321741935


Capitol Hill Challenge I

https://vimeo.com/315795489


https://vimeo.com/316689910


Winning with Diversification 

​https://vimeo.com/323566569


​https://vimeo.com/312023349


Weekly Team Portfolio Analysis

https://vimeo.com/319014475


https://vimeo.com/310468333


Basic Company Research

https://vimeo.com/319011624


SMG Just The Basics

​https://vimeo.com/320615910


Markets Had You Down

​https://vimeo.com/313416468

                    Florida North SMG Awards

        Rosen College of Hospitality Management

                 Orlando, Florida May 14, 2019

                         New Hampshire SMG Awards

                                  Fidelity Investments

               Merrimack, New Hampshire May 20, 2019

                     Florida South SMG Awards

                          Florida Atlantic University

                    Boca Raton, Florida May 15, 2019

                                               Maine SMG Awards

                                       University of Southern Maine

                                       Portland, Maine May 22, 2019

                                Awards Video Thanks to Garry Harriman 

                   https://jsms.rsu14.org/apps/video/watch.jsp?v=218816

                                  



                             

​​The SIFMA Foundation proudly brings Financial Literacy to the technological forefront with the Stock Market Game connecting students with the Global Economy.​​​


             Help & Support 
                Jim Ford 

  CO,FL,ME,NH SMG Coordinator


*My goal of this web site is to excite you and make it easier to bring the SMG programs to your students. 
*Assisting you with registering your school or classes with The Stock Market Game (SMG) 
*Help you navigate through the SMG web-site
* Inform you of the free lessons and webinars available to you after you register
*Share with you my favorite websites and other resources.
*Be available to you and available to visit your class throughout your Stock Market Game experience.

        

     MARCH MADNESS 2019
        Win Your Sports Bracket! 

SMG March Madness 2019 New!!! pdf.pdf